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No One is Beyond Forgiveness

My good friend Judy Peterson spoke spoke to an audience of 6,000 high school students from our denomination about the good news of God’s grace.  She shared that God’s same best news is intended for all people.  213 more words

Graduate Recognition Speech

Last Thursday I was invited to be a Distinguished Student Speaker at Northeastern Illinois University‘s Graduate Recognition Ceremony. My upbringing and history has made me suspect of all institutions, but my experience at NEIU has been a boon for my confidence, production, and direction. 657 more words

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Harper College Conference Brings Together Chicago Area Peace Educators

By: David J. Smith, March 9, 2015

Harper College’s 5th Annual International Education Summit  held March 6, 2015 was an opportunity to focus on the linkages between global education and teaching about peace.   444 more words

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Harper College Hosts 5th Annual International Education Summit

By David J. Smith, February 17, 2015

Since 2011, Harper College in Palatine, Illinois (suburban Chicago) has sponsored an international education summit for staff, faculty, and students. 171 more words

Peacebuilding

Judith Hedstrom of Ben Lomond Selected for Peace Corps Education Assignment in Thailand

Peace Corps Volunteer Profile:

Name: Judith Hedstrom

Age: 65

Hometown: Ben Lomond, Calif.

Alma Mater: North Park University, Social Sciences/Elementary Education, 1971… 414 more words

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Ron Hedstrom of Ben Lomond Selected for Peace Corps Youth in Development Assignment in Thailand

Peace Corps Volunteer Profile:

Name: Ron Hedstrom

Age: 67

Hometown: Ben Lomond, Calif.

Current City: Ben Lomond, Calif.

Alma Mater: North Park College; Northwestern University; University of Colorado, BA; MAT… 431 more words

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I moved to the United States

For about a year and a half, I have worked towards one goal, namely to study in the United States. After a few months of looking at all the different opportunities I had to choose from, I ended up at the American College og Norway, and now, as I write this, I have reached my goal. 344 more words

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